$9.6M from Genome Canada

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Genome Canada and its partners have awarded $9.6 million towards the assessment of the risks that toxic chemicals pose to the environment. The funding will support an interdisciplinary team of McGill researchers, including Professor Steve Maguire of the Desautels Faculty of Management, along with partners in industry, Environment and Climate Change Canada, and at the University of Saskatchewan.

Bringing with them a diversity and breadth of experience, the team will be working on a genomics-based tool for assessing the effects of chemicals on fish, birds and amphibians.

Read full article: McGill Newsroom, December 8, 2016